Royal Agricultural University

Stroud Road, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, GL7 6JS, United Kingdom

Garden Design and Plantsmanship

This foundation degree is aimed at creating or developing professional garden and landscape designers and consultants whose customers are private garden owners and small to medium-sized businesses, providing them with richly plant-based solutions to design challenges. You will study at our Enfield centre with 34 acres of designed and mature gardens, plus three specialist design studios. Each year there is a one-week study tour to the Royal Agricultural University, Cirencester. Emphasis is placed on developing your knowledge of plants, materials and construction techniques, as well as the design and business skills you need to deliver professional and innovative design solutions now demanded within the garden design industry in an urban context. Upon successful completion of the foundation degree, students have the opportunity to progess onto an appropriate BSc (Honours) top up course.

  • Qualification
    Foundation Degree in Science - FdSc
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    2 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Capel Manor College,Enfield
  • Fees & Finances
  • England Year 1 £6,000
  • Scotland Year 1 £6,000
  • Wales Year 1 £6,000
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £6,000
  • EU Year 1 £6,000
  • International Year 1 £11,185